Anna Maria is policed by the MCSO.
Oct. 26, Island Time Bar and Grill, 111 Gulf Drive S., disturbance. A couple argued while they dined. The woman refused to give the man his wallet and said she wanted him to stop drinking. The man grabbed her wrist and left a mark.
Bradenton Beach is policed by BBPD.
Oct. 28, 3500 block of 115th Street West, criminal mischief. An owner of a 23-foot Carolina skiff reported damage to the boat’s Suzuki motor. An unknown person broke a piece off the motor.
Cortez is policed by the MCSO.
Oct. 24, 200 block of Haverkos Court, break-in. A family came home to a ransacked bedroom. Other rooms were not touched. Nothing appeared to be stolen. Holmes Beach police responded, took fingerprints and photographs.
Oct. 25, Sun and Surf Beach Shop, shoplifting. A 36-year-old Bradenton man was arrested in the 4100 block of Sixth Avenue after employees reported him leaving the store with swim shorts without paying. The item was valued at $64.
Oct. 26, 200 block of 77th Street, burglary. An employer reported an unknown person entered a trailer and took a $627.98 payroll check made out to a former employee. The employer told police the check was printed by mistake and subsequently cashed.
Oct. 28, 500 block of 58th Street, noise. Holmes Beach police responded to a noise complaint, observed two chainsaws on the ground, but heard no noise that would constitute an ordinance violation. The officers advised a worker at the scene and the property owner of the ordinance. Both apologized and the worker left.
Oct. 28, La Casa Costiera, 7306 Gulf Drive, alcohol. Holmes Beach police were dispatched to minors possibly drinking alcohol on private property. Officers found 10 juveniles in a swimming pool with Bud Light cans strewn around them. Two males were cited for possessing alcohol. Police notified their parents, who picked up the juveniles.
Holmes Beach is policed by HBPD.
Streetlife is based on incident reports and narratives from the BBPD, HBPD and MCSO.